• «Escale Bantoo» The Central African scene at MASA 2018.

    For its 25th anniversary, the MASA and the Scène d’Ebène association of Cameroon offer an exceptional opportunity to the artists of Central Africa.10 groups of music from Cameroon, Congo, Central African Republic, Gabon, Chad and DRC will benefit from a specific stage of the Masa-Festival to present their shows. This...

  • MASA 2018: Official list of groups selected for the market

    The meeting of the International Artistic Committee (IAC) of the MASA 2018 was held in Abidjan from September 27 to 30 September 30, 2017. 677 applications were received at the MASA office through the Post Office, the MASA website or directly dropped by applicants. Materials arrived from the following countries:...

  • Call for artists: ‘Giants of Pantelimon’ urban art project in Bucharest

    Following are 27 instances you are invited to use as inspiration for your art proposal for Giants of Pantelimon. Please send a detailed proposal (1) together with your portfolio (2) and the filled in application form (3). A short motivation (4) of this particular work you want to do or...

  • Call for applications ” MASA 2018 Poster Competition “

    Rules of Procedure Article 1: The General Management of the Market for African Performing Arts of Abidjan (MASA) organizes a contest of visual arts denominated “Contest of poster MASA 2018”. Article 2: The objective of the competition is to provide the MASA with a poster for its 10th edition, which...

  • MASA 2018: Meeting of the International Artistic Committee, from 27 to 29 September 2017

    The meeting of the International Artistic Committee (CAI) will take place from 27 to 29 September 2017 in Abidjan. The artistic groups taking part in the next edition of MASA, to be held from 10 to 17 March 2018 in Abidjan will be known at the end of this meeting....

  • The 8th games of La francophonie are over, Abidjan 2017

    The 8th Games of La Francophonie ended on Sunday, July 30, 2017, in Abidjan, during a ceremony that brought together thousands of people at the “Akwaba Village”. “The President of the Republic and the Government of Côte d’Ivoire are pleased and proud to have noted … this important challenge,” said...

  • The Minister of Arts, Tourism and the Francophonie of the Central African Republic (CAR) visits the MASA.

    Ms Aline Gisèle PANA, Minister of Arts, Tourism, Culture and Francophonie of the Central African Republic, visited the premises of the network Arterial Network housed at the headquarters of the Market of the Arts of the African Spectacle of Abidjan (MASA) located in Abidjan-Plateau on Monday, 24 July 2017, as...

  • MASA 2018: the leaders of the Young Audiences on mission to identify professional meetings.

    As part of the 10th  edition of the Market for African performing Arts which will be held from 10 to 17 March, a MASA team composed of Mrs Sylla Awa, chairman of the Young audiences committee of the MASA and Mrs Rokia Dongossi, Chairwoman of the Youth and Street Arts...

  • MASA 2018: MASA meets organizers and promoters of shows

    The General Management  of the Market for African performing Arts maintains exchange meetings with organizers and promoters of shows in Côte d’Ivoire. For Prof. Yacouba Konaté, General Director of the MASA, the aim of these meetings is to involve the promoters of Ivorian shows in the organization of MASA-FESTIVAL or...

  • Urban Fashion 4, July 27, 28 and 29, 2017

    Urban Fashion 4 was held on 27, 28 and 29 July 2017, the theme chosen for this edition is “Fashion and personality in the 21st century” Three days of union, sharing and exchanges between the actors of Ivorian urban fashion and those of the invited countries. The innovation of this...